122 Squadron (Israel)

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The 122 Squadron of the Israeli Air Force, also known as the Nahshon Squadron (former Dakota Squadron), is a G550 squadron based at Nevatim Airbase.[1]

IAF G500

The Squadron has five G550 (G550 "Nahshon-Eitam" and G500 "Nahshon-Shavit") with two aircraft are used for Airborne early warning and control (CAEW or Conformal Airborne Early Warning) and three are used for Signals intelligence (SEMA or Special Electronic Missions Aircraft).[2]

The Squardron formerly operated Douglas DC-3 aircraft until 2000.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "122 Squadron - The Dakota". Globalsecurity.org. Archived from the original on 18 January 2009. Retrieved 2008-12-14. 
  2. ^ Israeli air force showcases G550 surveillance fleet